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May Tasting Weekends

May Tasting Weekends

We've summer(ish) plans for our May tasting weekends. As always we will have a selection of bottles on the pouring table, all wines we love ourselves and want to share with you - come on in and let us know what you think! We had open ALL 5 wines in the Château...

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The Big Alsace Tasting

The Big Alsace Tasting

We are very much looking forward to taking part in the second Alsace Wine Week which is taking place in Ireland from 20th to 26th May 2019. The highlight of the week is the Big Alsace Tasting which is being held in Ely Bar & Grill in Dublin's I.F.S.C. (tickets on...

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Spanish Wine Month!

Spanish Wine Month!

April sees the return of our ever popular Spanish Wine Month - buy any 6 bottles from Spain and get the cheapest one absolutely free! Spanish Wine Week is back and you'll see celebrations with Wines from Spain all over the country, but we can't limit ourselves to just...

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For followers of Fernando de Castilla Sherry

For followers of Fernando de Castilla Sherry

THIS OFFER IS NOW CLOSED. In January 2019 Bodegas Fernando de Castilla released a new premium range called ‘Singular’.   For now this includes two extremely old wines; bottled in December 2018 in a limited run of 600 half bottles. They come presented in a wooden box....

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WSET dates for 2019

WSET dates for 2019

Our friends at Tindal Wine Merchants are super organised and have all their dates for 2019 WSET courses. Whether you're looking to fine-tune your knowledge, or formalise your wine-skills, WEST is a great, internationally way to go. There are dates for both Levels 2...

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Hidden Wines of France

Hidden Wines of France

Thursday January 17th at 7.00pm We are delighted to be involved in this January wine dinner, perfect for seeing off those post-Christmas blues. Showcasing some of the often over-looked French wines on our shelves and introduced by Nigel Werner from Tindal Wine...

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Bordeaux Listings, December 2018

Bordeaux Listings, December 2018

Jeff has put together the full Bordeaux Listings for December 2018 - and it is pretty extensive; left bank, right bank, including Sauternes and Magnums. "There is something very satisfying whenever I open a wooden crate of Bordeaux. Seeing the wines for the first time...

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Our Christmas Tasting Evening

Our Christmas Tasting Evening

Hurry! The tickets for this event always sell out fast ....This event has now sold out.... and with 20% off all wines tasted that are purchased on the night it's not hard to see why! Join us when we welcome wine importer Anthony Tindal to the shop and come on a...

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Celebrating, on our Rhône

Celebrating, on our Rhône

Rhône Wine Week will be back in November but we're starting to celebrate this wonderful region now: from 1st October until 10th November we are offering 6 for 5 on all Rhône wines on the shelves. Buy any 6 bottles from the Rhône and get the cheapest bottle absolutely...

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